Media: T-Mobile G1

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Album

Access from phone

 

Accessing Album from the device is not supported.

 

We're sorry, but this is not an available feature on your particular device model.

 

 

Send a picture to Album

 

How to send a picture to the Album service from the device.

 

Album is an online picture album that stores and shares your pictures, videos, voice messages, and text. To send a picture to the Album service, follow these steps:

 

1.  From the Home screen, tap the Application button.

2.  Tap Galleries.

3.  Tap All Pictures.

4.  Scroll to and tap the desired image.

5.  Press the Menu key.

6.  Tap Share.

7.  Tap Messaging.

8.  Tap the To line.

9.  Tap the 123 key to switch to numeric mode.

10. Enter 222.

11. Tap Next.

12. Tap Send.

 

 

 

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Camera

Camera settings

 

How to adjust the camera settings.

 

To adjust the settings for how the camera takes or displays pictures, follow these steps.

 

1.  From the Home screen, tap the Application button.

2.  Touch the Camera icon.

3.  Press the Menu key.

4.  Touch Settings.

5.  Touch one of the following:

  • Store location in pictures:

    Touch the check box to select or clear

  • Select      picture size:

    Touch 3M (2048x1536), 2M (1600x1200), or 1M (1024x768)

  • Select      picture quality:

    Touch Super fine, fine, or Normal

  • Select focus      mode: 

    Touch Auto or Infinity

 

 

Pictures - Access

 

How to delete or remove pictures stored on the device.

 

To delete or remove pictures, follow these steps:

 

1.  From the Home screen, touch the Applications button.

2.  Touch the Gallery icon.

3.  Touch Camera pictures.

4.  Touch a picture to view it.

5.  Touch the bottom of the screen to display options.

6.  Touch + or to zoom in or out.

7.  Touch the Right Arrow or Left Arrow to move to the next or previous picture.

 

 

Pictures - Delete

 

How to delete or remove pictures stored on the device.

 

To delete or remove pictures, follow these steps:

 

Single picture

 

1.  From the Home screen, touch the Applications button.

2.  Touch the Gallery icon.

3.  Touch Camera pictures.

4.  Touch the picture that you want to delete.

5.  Press the Menu key.

6.  Touch Delete.

7.  Touch OK.

 

Multiple pictures

 

1.  From the Home screen, touch the Applications button.

2.  Touch the Gallery icon.

3.  Touch Camera pictures.

4.  Press the Menu key.

5.  Touch Multiselect.

6.  Touch the pictures that you want to delete.

7.  Touch Delete.

8.  Touch OK.

 

 

Pictures - Take / capture

 

To take a picture, follow these steps.

 

To delete or remove pictures, follow these steps:

 

Note: You must have a memory card installed in the device to take and save pictures.

 

1.  From the Home screen, touch the Applications button.

2.  Touch the Camera icon.

3.  Frame the subject.

4.  Press the trackball or the Shutter icon to take a picture.

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Music Player

Access music player

 

How to access the music player

 

To access the music player, follow these steps:

 

1.  From the Home screen, tap the Applications button.

2.  Tap the Music icon.

3.  Tap Songs.

4.  Tap a song to start playback.

 

 

FM Radio

 

FM radio is not supported.

 

We’re sorry, but this is not an available feature on your particular device model.

 

 

Move music - From computer to memory card

 

How to move music from a computer to the memory card in the device

 

To move files from a computer to the device memory card, follow these steps:

 

1.  Connect the device to your computer using the USB cable.

2.  From the Home screen, tap the top of the screen and drag down to display    the notifications window.

3.  Tap USB connected.

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4.  Tap Mount.

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    The Removable Disk window appears on your computer screen.

6.  Click Open folder to view files using Windows Explorer and click OK.

7. Copy and paste or drag and drop the desired file to a folder on your computer.

8.  When you are done moving files, click the Safely Remove Hardware icon.

9.  Click Safely remove Mass Storage Device.

10.  Disconnect the device from the computer.

 

 

Move music - From memory card to phone

 

Moving music files from the memory card to the device is not supported

 

We're sorry, but this is not an available feature on your particular device model. All picture and music files are only saved to the memory card and not to the device memory.

 

 

Playlist - Add files

 

How to add music files to a playlist

 

To add music files to an existing playlist, follow these steps:

 

1.  From the Home screen, tap the Applications button.

2.  Tap the Music icon.

3.  Tap Songs.

4.  Tap and hold the song that you want to add.

5.  Tap Add to playlist.

6.  Tap the desired playlist or tap New to create and name a new playlist

 

 

Playlist - Create

 

How to create a playlist

 

To create a playlist, follow these steps:

 

1.  From the Home screen, tap the Applications button.

2.  Tap the Music icon.

3.  Tap Songs.

4.  Tap and hold the song that you want to add.

5.  Tap Add to playlist.

6.  Tap New.

7.  Tap New playlist 1 to open the on-screen keyboard.

8.  Enter a name for the playlist.

9.  Tap Save.

 

 

Playlist - Delete files

 

How to delete files from a playlist

 

To delete files from a playlist, follow these steps:

 

1.  From the Home screen, tap the Applications button.

2.  Tap the Music icon.

3.  Tap Playlists.

4.  Tap the desired playlist.

5.  Touch and hold the song that you want to delete from the playlist.

6.  Tap Remove from playlist.

 

 

Playlist - Delete playlist

 

How to delete a playlist

 

To delete a playlist, follow these steps:

 

1.  From the Home screen, tap the Applications button.

2.  Tap the Music icon.

3.  Tap Playlists.

4.  Tap and hold the playlist that you want to delete.

5.  Tap Delete.

 

 

Playlist - Play

 

How to play music files

 

To play music files, follow these steps:

 

1.  From the Home screen, tap the Applications button.

2.  Tap the Music icon.

3.  Tap Playlists.

4.  Tap and hold the playlist that you want to play.

5.  Tap Play.

6.  Tap the forward and back buttons to skip to other songs in the playlist.

 

What are the supported music file formats

 

This device has a portable music player, which supports the following file formats:

 

  • MP3
  • AAC
  • AAC+
  • WMA
  • OGG
  • RM

 

 

 

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Video

Access / play

 

To view video clips, follow these steps:

 

1.  From the Home screen, touch the Applications button.

2.  Touch the Gallery icon.

3.  Touch Camera videos.

4.  Touch a video to view it.

5.  Touch the Pause, Fast Forward, or Rewind buttons to control the video playback.

 

 

Record

 

How to record video

 

To record video, follow these steps:

 

Note: You must have a memory card installed in the device to take and save pictures or videos.

 

1.  From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the device.

2.  Press the Menu key.

3.  Tap Switch to video.

4.  Frame the subject.

5.  Press the trackball or the Film icon to capture a video.

6.  Press the trackball or Film icon to stop recording.

 

 

Video quality

 

How to adjust the video quality

 

To adjust the video quality, follow these steps:

 

1.  From the Home screen, press and hold the Camera key on the side of the device.

2.  Press the Menu key.

3.  Tap Settings.

4.  Tap Select video quality.

5.  Tap Low (for MMS messages) or High (for SD card).

 

 

 

 

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YouTube

Access YouTube

 

How to access YouTube

 

To access YouTube, follow these steps:

 

1.  From the Home screen, tap the Application button.

2.  Tap the YouTube icon.

3.  Tap the video you wish to play.

 

 

Search for video

 

How to find and watch YouTube videos by search

 

To search for YouTube videos to watch, follow these steps:

 

1.  From the Home screen, tap the Application button.

2.  Tap YouTube.

3.  Press the Menu key.

4.  Tap Search.

5.  Enter your search criteria.

6.  Tap the Search icon.

7.  Touch and slide the results.

8.  Tap the desired video to play.

 

 

Upload video

 

How to upload a video to YouTube

 

To upload a video to YouTube, follow these steps:

 

1.  From the Home screen, tap the Application button.

2.  Tap YouTube.

3.  Press the Menu key.

4.  Tap Upload.

5.  Tap the video you want to upload.

6.  If prompted to sign in, tap Username.

7.  Enter your YouTube username.

8.  Tap Done.

9.  Tap Password.

10. Enter your YouTube password.

11. Tap Done.

12. If desired, tap Title.

13. Enter a title.

14. Tap Public to select or clear the check box.

15. Tap Description.

16. Enter a description.

17. Tap Tags.

18. Enter tags.

19. Tap Upload.

 

 

View video categories

 

How to find and watch YouTube video by categories

 

To find YouTube videos to watch from categories, follow these steps:

 

1.  From the Home screen, tap the Application button.

2.  Tap the YouTube icon.

3.  Press the Menu key.

4.  Tap Categories.

5.  Tap the desired category.

 

 

Watch video

 

How to watch or play YouTube videos

 

To watch or play YouTube videos, follow these steps:

 

1.  From the Home screen, tap the Application button.

2.  Tap YouTube.

3.  Tap the video you wish to play.

4.  While the video is playing, tap the lower part of the screen to display the controls.

  • Touch and slide the Slider  to move forward or backward in the video.
  • Tap the Pause button to pause.
  • Tap the Play button to resume play.
  • Tap and hold the Fast Forward button to fast forward.
  • Tap and hold the Rewind button to rewind.

 

 

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